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Jan 27, 2013 5:00am PST
elections. so that's the second crises. >> democratically elected leader, two months from ending his term. there's a civil war that has restarted. the military is angry at the leadership because they feel they're not getting support at the civil war. >> but that military was trained by the united states. the captain who overthrew the government was trained by the united states. six times he came to the united states and then went back and had a coup attack. >> and that wasn't the first time a u.s.-trained soldier. the president was trained by the u.s. one month after he got back to gambia he made a coup. >> of that coup, this u.s.-trained soldier in mali, the u.s. unlike a lot of other international bodies did not condemn the coup. >> precisely. i think that is something that is missed and i think it's very important because when the coup happened, everybody, the united nations, the african union, even the world bank were condemning the coup. the state department spokesperson after they had an interagency meeting said we are not sure we can call it a coup. the soldiers had grievances, the
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